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Eurovision And Newzoo Confirmed As Speakers At 2018 Lausanne Summit Powered By PwC

August 30, 2018

iSportconnect is delighted to announce that Eurovision Media Services (EMS) and Newzoo have joined the speaker lineup for the 2018 Lausanne Summit, powered by PwC and in association with ThinkSport, taking place on September 25th, 2018. 

Marco Tinnirello, Chief Executive Officer of Eurovision Media Services (EMS), and Candice Mudrick, Senior Client Director of Newzoo, are the latest additions to the speaker lineup.

As CEO of Eurovision Media Services (EMS), Marco sets the direction and leads all parts of the business, including its regional divisions in Asia-Pacific, the Middle-East and North America. He has a proven executive management track record and over 20 years of experience driving top-line growth in the media industry. Prior to joining EMS, Marco was Managing Director, APAC & EMEA, for Encompass Digital Media Inc., where he secured a number of strategic deals in the digital services arena and led several key projects to drive business development and expand capacity.

Candice is one of Newzoo‘s Senior Client Directors and helps clients shape their gaming and eSports strategies. She began her career on the hardware side of gaming, working for Qualcomm’s Snapdragon GPU team for 6 years before getting her MBA at the University of Oxford. Candice also has experience in monetization and engagement from her time at Blizzard Entertainment.

Marco and Candice will be joined at the 2018 Lausanne Summit by:

  • Joey Tan, Head of Global Strategic Initiatives, Alibaba
  • Stephane Fillastre, Head of Brand, Licensing & Retail, FIA
  • Sébastien de Chaunac, Head of Communication and Brand Activation, Formula E program, ABB
  • Andrew Ryan, Executive Director, ASOIF
  • Sébastien Audoux, Head of OTT Sports, Canal+
  • Daniel Marion, Chief of Information and Communication Technology, UEFA
  • Brent Barry, Head of eSports, Logitech
  • David Dellea, Head of Sports Business Advisory, PwC


iSportconnect’s 2018 Lausanne Summit will bring together some of the key leaders from the world of sport business, to debate the topics that are currently transforming the industry. 

The 2018 Lausanne Summit will be an opportunity for top-tier executives to experience and enjoy the unique learning and networking benefits available at this exclusive invitation-only event. All discussions will remain confidential under the Chatham House Rule.

Please contact Chloe McCombie ( to register your interest in attending the 2018 Lausanne Summit.

Sandoz Foundation (Lausanne Palace) is our Hotel Partner for the 2018 Lausanne Summit. In order to book your accommodation for the event at a special rate, please click here.

Invitation Policy: The 2018 Lausanne Summit is an invitation-only event. Complimentary invitations will be overseen by PwC at its own discretion. If available, iSportconnect may issue a limited amount of tickets for purchase on a first come first serve basis. Invitations are personal and cannot be transferred.

For limited partnership opportunities, please contact Hugo Millns (

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